special education litigation
For over a decade Beth A. Callahan has represented parents on behalf of their children with disabilities in obtaining free appropriate public educations in accordance with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act 20 U.S.C. S 1600 and New Jersey implementing code N.J.A.C 6A:14 et. Seq.
Ms. Callahan has represented clients with the following disabilities and diagnosis in obtaining appropriate educational and related services: Autism , Pervasive Developmental Disorder, Traumatic Brain Injury, Learning Disabilities, Dyslexia, Attention Deficit Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Depression, Depression combined with self injurious behavior, Cancer survivors with residual learning disabilities, Deafness, Blindness, Cerebral Palsy, Eating Disorders including Anorexia and Bulimia, Tourettes Syndrome, Obsessive Compulsive Disorders, Oppositional Defiance Disorder.
Ms. Callahan firmly believes that a child's needs and services are not negotiable and that programmatic integrity and documentation, as well as accountability and communication with parents, staff, and teachers, are critical to the success of any special education program.